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Lyon Airport

Saint Exupéry International Airport (LYS)

Location

The airport is situated 15 miles (24km) east of Lyon.

Getting to the city

Buses leave regularly for Lyon and the other main towns and cities in the Rhône-Alpes area. There is a TGV train station within walking distance of the airport with regular services to France's main cities.

Time

GMT +1 (GMT +2 between last Sunday in March and last Sunday in October).

Contacts

Tel: +33 (0)8 26 80 0826.

Car rental

Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt are represented at the airport.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available outside Terminal 1 Arrivals. An average fare to Lyon is €45-50 during the day and €65-70 at night.

Transfer between terminals

The terminals are adjacent and within walking distance of each other and are connected to the long-stay parking by a free shuttle bus.

Facilities

Facilities at the airport include left luggage, a post office, bars, restaurants, shops, a travel agency, baby-changing stations, chemist, photobooth, game area, concierge service, and a business centre with meeting rooms and secretarial services. ATMs and bureaux de change are available throughout the airport. Disabled facilities are good; passengers with special needs should contact their airline in advance.

Parking

Plenty of car parking is available; the farther away areas are connected to the terminal building by a free shuttle service every 10 minutes.

Departure Tax

None.

Website

www.lyonaeroports.com

Internet

Wifi is available for free in all terminals.


Lyon Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.